Spilt Milk

when I think I can do it all by myself

“I do it myself!” rang from the kitchen, down the hallway, and into our bedroom. Jorja, at 3 years old, wanted some milk and was insistent that she was completely capable of getting the milk herself. She climbed up on the bar, opened up the cabinet, and pulled out her favorite Winnie the Pooh cup […]

Do You Know Him?

A great way to honor another.

Today marks the first anniversary of the death of Dale’s Dad, affectionately known as “Pops“. As I woke up this morning praying comfort for our family, I thought, “How would I best honor Pops on this day?” Honor. We’ve lost honoring others in our society today. We used to teach our children to stand up […]

Warning Signs

When I was a kid, me and my little sister were constantly bugging our older sister. We did the majority of our picking in the car. I can remember my mother constantly saying, “You don’t want me to come back there!” And friends, if she pulled that car over…..well, you can only imagine! One time, […]


Micheal Finnagin

It is always exciting to me to study and hear from the Lord about our next year and what He has in store! I’m like a kid on Christmas morning, waiting to open a gift! So, today, let’s open this beautiful gift of a new year with Jesus and let’s see what we can find. […]

“I have my WORD, and I don’t like it!”

a new perspective on your WORD

Sometimes, we want to know our WORD for the year, and then when we get it, we are not so sure it’s the one we wanted! I mean, we are like, “Lord, I’ll take joy if it’s all the same to You!” But when He gives you patience or perseverance, we are thinking, “Can I […]